Independence Conservancy

Land Trusts

We Conserve PA Member
Mission or Purpose

Stewardship of the Raccoon Creek Watershed through environmental education, restoration and community partnerships; Conserving land to protect water quality, wildlife habitat, natural & cultural resources, scenic views & quality of life; Educating people about the function and values of wetlands.

Contact Information

1869-F Barclay Hill Road
Beaver, PA, 15009-9040
(724) 495-7316

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
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Number of Staff

PA Counties of Operation
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Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA


Conserved Acres in US

Conserved Acres in PA


Acres Owned in PA

Acres Under Easement


Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

Other Acres Protected‡


† Pertains to land that has been acquired by the land trust and than reconveyed to a local, county or state, state or federal government entity for conservation purposes.
‡ Other pertains to assistance in transactions including preparation and negotiation work and/or the reconveyance of land to another private conservation organization.